Kiva Loans

We lend money through Kiva which partners with individuals, creating opportunity and alleviating poverty around the world. Join us on Kiva.

Ydania – Kiva Loan – Clothing – Bolivia

Ydania is a 30 year old woman. She lives in the department of CHUQUISACA, the province of HERNANDO SILES, in the municipality of HUACARETA. She lives in her own house. She will start a business sewing clothing where she will make traditional skirts and sweaters at her...

Shano – Kiva loan – Animal Sales – Pakistan

Shano is a 29-year old married woman. She starts a business of selling animals with the help of her husband. She buys calves at low prices, brings them up and then sells them in the market at higher prices. She makes enough through her business to contribute to the...

Francisca Kiva Loan -for Clothing Sales – Guatemala

Francisca is a 48 year old woman, married and lives with her family in a village in Aldea Guineales. She has four children between the ages of 14 and 26, all of whom are to a school in her community. Francisca earns her income by purchasing and selling traditional...

Kiva loan to Tea in Georgia

A loan of $3,600 helped Tea to buy calves and feed for them. ( we contributed $25 ) Tea, age 30, is from the Sagarejo district. She is married with two school age children; she lives with her retired parents. Tea leads the family agricultural business, and breeds...

Loan made to Eulalio in Guatemala

A loan of $650 helps Eulalio to buy chemical fertilizer for the cultivation of corn. Eulalio is a 58-year-old single man. He has two children who live in the Chuicacaste hamlet, Pixabaj village, Sololá, Sololá. He makes a living by growing different types of...

Loan made to group in Lebanon

A portion of Atheer Group's $4,800 loan helps a member to increase her merchandise with newly released items. ( our contribution = $25 ) Chouf, LebanonOumayya is the featured borrower of the Atheer group. She joined with the other group members to acquire a loan from...

A loan helps Juan to buy polyethylene for making plastic bags

A loan of $1,375 helps Juan Manuel to buy polyethylene for making plastic bags. ( we contributed $25 ) Barranquilla, Colombia Juan is twenty-three and lives in the city of Barranquilla in the department of Atlántico with his wife. They do not have children yet. His...

Update from Kenya for Nyamvula’s Kiva Loan

Nyamvula has paid off her loan of $350. It helped Nyamvula to purchase bales of clothes for resale. Thanks for supporting Nyamvula and her clothes selling business which has been operational for the last 4years. With the loan,Nyamvula purchased bundles of clothes for...

Teresia – paying back Kiva Loan

A loan of $350 helped Teresia to buy 30 litres of cooking oil, bundles of wheat flour, and a sack of maize. Teresia, aged 34, is the mother of two daughters: Jane, 6, is attending pre-primary school, and Agnes is 2 years old. She has been running a food stall business...

Kiva loan to Bernardino in Paraguay

A loan of $1,250 helps Bernardino to purchase fruits and vegetables to sell on his stall. Bernardino, 39, is from the city of Santaní city and is married to Maura, 34. They have two young children who go to school, and they fight for their children's future because...

Kiva Loan to group in Guatemala

A portion of Dúo Solidario Rios De Bendicion Group's $425 loan helps a member to buy general cosmetics. Chimaltenango,Chimaltenango, Guatemala “Dúo Solidario Rios de Bendicion “ (Solidarity Duo of Blessed River) This group is comprised of Estelita who is 24-years-old,...